As of September 23, 2013 compliance with the HIPAA Omnibus Rule is required for all Covered Entities and Business Associates
Automotive Group Reduces Servers and still Boosts Performance
How do I know if I need to perform a Security Risk Assessment?
The “Great Eight” IT Security Practices for Health Care Industry
December 31, 2012 – The Hospice of Northern Idaho (HONI) has agreed to pay the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) $50,000 to settle potential violations of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) Security Rule. This is the first settlement involving a breach of unprotected electronic protected health information (ePHI) affecting fewer than 500 individuals.
Virtualization frees Hospital’s clinicians and IT teams to focus on patient care
Meaningful Use got you scratching your head? ISC has worked with Hospitals, Medical Practices and individual Physicians to help them better understand and comply with the attestations they are required to make. At ISC we invest significant time and resources to stay up to date with the actions and activities of the Office for Civil Rights.
Today, we need our workspace to move with us. From bring-your-own-device (BYOD) environments to shared workstations, we want flexibility and productivity on any device. With Cisco Virtualization Experience Infrastructure (VXI), IT teams can improve desktop virtualization service delivery and combine comprehensive collaboration capabilities for a complete virtualized workspace.
If you use a mobile device to access your organization’s internal network or system, the owner of that network or system’s policies and procedures apply to your use of the mobile device to gain such access. It is your responsibility to understand and follow the organization’s policies and procedures.
CMS issues Final Rule for Stage 2 - Meaningful Use of Electronic Health Records.HHS' Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released the final rule that specifies the Stage 2 criteria that eligible professionals (EPs), eligible hospitals, and critical access hospitals (CAHs) must meet in order to continue to participate in the Medicare and Medicaid Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Programs.